Support Worker / Care Worker (Learning Disabilities)

Recruiter
Easyweb Recruitment
Location
Leeds
Salary
£10,000 - £14,999
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
17 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Support Worker / Care Worker (Learning Disabilities)

Would you like a meaningful job that makes a difference, supporting individuals to fulfil their potential?

Our client is a national charity and a leading force in supporting people with learning disabilities and their families. A nationwide organisation, they support over 3,000 people through innovative, person-centred services with a strong focus on promoting independence.

Everything they do focuses on helping the people they support live the best life possible and by working in partnership with them, and those that know them well, they create flexible services that meet their needs, whether they need a lot, or just occasional support.

They currently have vacancies for Supported Living Workers in their Leeds service, working full or part time shifts on a rota basis.

No experience is required for these roles - life experience and personal values are just as important.

Position: Supported Living Workers
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Job Type: Full Time / Part Time, Permanent
Hours: Various from 10 hours per week part time to 37.5 hours full time
Salary: £7.48 - £7.86 per hour (dependent on age, probation & qualifications)
Benefits: Include 20 days holiday rising to 25 days after the first year (plus bank holidays) and a contributory pension scheme.

Closing date: Monday 30 April 2018

About the role:

As a Support Worker / Care Worker for our client, you will enable the people they support to lead fulfilling lives based upon their personal support needs.

They provide 24/7 support to some people, so this role would suit you if you like the idea of working shifts and hours that include some weekends, nights and Bank Holidays. You may also get the opportunity to accompany the people we support on holidays and attend training courses and other activities.

They offer a range of benefits and career development opportunities. They'll give you a comprehensive induction, full training and support along the way. With Investors in People and Skills for Care accreditation they are committed to investing in their teams to ensure they have the specialist skills and expertise needed to support others to live the best life possible.

About you:

No previous experience is required for this role, what is more important is that you have a passion and desire to be part of the social care world and are enthusiastic about supporting people.

An awareness or knowledge of learning disabilities would be great, however if you have a caring nature, like being around people and can tackle issues with a positive frame of mind, then you are highly encouraged to apply today. This role may involve some intimate personal care.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE.

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, Learning Disabilities, Social Care, Voluntary Sector, Mental Health Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Staff, Community Development, Care Worker, Vulnerable People, Social Worker, Not for Profit, NFP etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.
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